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108. Aaron ADAMSON was born in 1799 in Tennessee.40 He died in 1839 at the age of 40 in Wayne County, Indiana.40

1820 Wayne Co IN Census.
Aron Adamson. 1m 16-26. 2f under 10, 1f 16-26

1830 Wayne Co IN Census
Aaron Adamson in Perry Township. 1m -5, 1m 30-40. 1f -5, 2f 5-10, 2f 10-15, 1f 20-30.

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Patent, 15 Oct 1835, to Aaron Adamson of Wayne Co IN, West 1/2 of the NE 1/4 of Section 12, Twp 20-N, Range 8-E, 2nd Prime Meridian, Delaware Co IN This section borders Madison Co IN. Neighbors included James Groenendyke, Harlan Stout, Robert S. Jones, Robert Griffis, and Purnell F. Peters. Abner Ratcliff was in Section 13, just south.
Another patent, 20 Aug 1838, was in Section 9, T 21 N, R 9 E. It was the W 1/2 of the SW 1/4; Job Garner had a patent in the same section

Aaron ADAMSON and Sally MILLMAN were married on 12 February 1818 in Wayne County, Indiana.48 Sally MILLMAN died in 1842 in Wayne County, Indiana.

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Probate: In 1839 Sarah is the widow of Aaron Adamson. In 1843, administrators are appointed for Sarah Adamson, deceased (they are also administrators for Aaron Adamson, deceased)

Aaron ADAMSON and Sally MILLMAN had the following children:

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Thurza ADAMSON was born on 18 December 1818 in Wayne County, Indiana. She died on 23 September 1886 at the age of 67 in Marshall County, Indiana.

Thurza married Jesse Burket, 7 Feb 1818, Wayn Co, IN

1880 Census. Tippecanoe Twp, Marshall Co, IN, Hh 100
Jesse Burkett, age 60, b. Ohio
Thursday, 16, wife, b. IN father b. TN, mother b. NJ
Fremont, 23, son, b. IN
Wilson 12, Grandson, b. IN
Hellen, 11, granddaughter, b. IN

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ii.

Mahala ADAMSON was born in 1820. She died in 1858 at the age of 38 in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri.

Married Philip B. Hancock, 5 Mar 1836, Wayne Co IN.

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Louisa ADAMSON was born on 4 September 1823 in Wayne County, Indiana. She died on 3 June 1909 at the age of 85 in Selma, Van Buren County, Iowa.

Married John P. Campbell, 24 Sep 1840, Wayne Co, IN

1870 Census. Village Twp, Van Buren Co, Iowa, P.O. Independence.
Hh 40
Seth Adamson, 42
Martha J. 36, Albert S., 3 months, b. in Feb
Hh 41 - next to her brother Seth Adamson.
John P. Campbell, 52
Louisa, 47
William 26, idiotic
Emily 15. Carrie, 8.
Hh 42
Isaac W. Campbell, 22. Calista 19. Thomas A. age 1.

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Seth ADAMSON was born in July 1827 in Wayne County, Indiana. He died in 1900 at the age of 73 in Van Buren County, Iowa.
Married Martha J. Clemmons

1860 Census. Jefferson Twp, Andrew Co, MO
Seth Adamson 32, b. IN
Martha , 26, b. MO

1870 Census. Village Twp, Van Buren Co, Iowa, P.O. Independence.
Hh 40
Seth Adamson, 42
Martha J. 36, Albert S., 3 months, b. in Feb

1880 Census. Village Twp, Van Buren Co, Iowa
Seth Adamson, 52
Martha, 48, wife
Albert, 10, son

1900 Census. Village Twp, Van Buren Co, Iowa, Hh 230
Seth Adamson, b. Jul 1827, age 72, married 47 years
Martha J., wife, b. Mar 1831, 69, 2 children - 1 is living, b. MO
Albert S., son, b. Feb 1870, age 30

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Pleasant Monroe ADAMSON was born on 25 December 1830 in Wayne County, Indiana. He died in 1922 at the age of 92 in Wayne County, Indiana.

Married Lucinda Shaw, 10 Feb 1852, Wayne Co IN

1900 Census. Perry Twp, Wayne Co, IN, Hh 66
Pleasant Adamson, b. Dec 1830, age 69, married 48 years, b. IN
Lucinda, wife, b. Dec 1832, 67, no children, b. IN

1910 Census. Perry Twp, Wayne Co, IN, Hh 77
Pleasant M. Adamson 79, married 58 years
Lucinda, wife, 77, no children

Find A Grave Memorial# 83842861.
Buried Economy Cemetery, Wayne Co, IN. Shares a stone with Lucinda who was born 25 Dec 1832, Wayne Co IN< died 25 Jan 1915 in Economy.
Said to have had a son Clarkson Adamson, born 1865, died 1866. No stone.

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Benjamin R. ADAMSON59 was born on 15 November 1835 in Economy, Wayne County, Indiana.59

Benjamin is either the son of Aaron or Abel. His biography states that he was orphaned at the age of three and placed in the service of a man who moved to Marshall Co IN where Benjamin remained until he was 18. He married Sarah J. Hammer in Wayne Co and they removed to Jefferson Co IA for two years and then moved to southern Kansas. In the summer of 1860, they returned to Iowa. He returned to Wayne Co in 1863. In 1865, Benjamin went into business in Muncie, Delaware Co, with his uncle Jonathan P. Adamson. He was still living at the time his biography was written (1881).

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Martin VanBuren ADAMSON was born in 1839 in Indiana. He died in 1870 at the age of 31 in Wayne County, Indiana.